Speaker at #TFDevSummit Extended 2018 – Seattle

The TensorFlow Developer Summit 2018 equipped me with a wealth of knowledge about advances made in machine learning using TensorFlow. On returning to Seattle, the Google Developer Group Seattle hosted a TensorFlow Dev Summit Extended to share our learnings from the event. The TF Dev Summit Extended was held at Google Kirkland on April 2, … More Speaker at #TFDevSummit Extended 2018 – Seattle

Panelist – Women in Science and Engineering 2018 Conference

University of Washington – Seattle hosts the Women in Science and Engineering conference every year around February-March window. I have attended it twice in the past and have learned how it benefits the community. This year, the conference was held on March 03, 2018. I led a roundtable lunch discussion on graduate school, and organized a … More Panelist – Women in Science and Engineering 2018 Conference

ChickTech AR/VR on Android Workshop

In February, I led a workshop for High School girls in partnership with ChickTech Seattle at Code Fellows. We can’t wait for February’s high school workshop with @nkalavak. She’ll be leading the girls in the development of their very first AR & VR app. Our amazing Community Partner, @codefellows will be hosting us. #GirlsinTech #GirlsinSTEM … More ChickTech AR/VR on Android Workshop

Women Who Code – Chennai (India) AR/VR Workshop

On December 16, 2017 I lead a workshop on Augmented and Virtual Reality development for Women Who Code, Chennai (India) at Freshworks. When I was in Chennai, there was no organization for women to learn programming skills from without having to pay a fee. This deterred people from attending sessions and learning new languages. Before I … More Women Who Code – Chennai (India) AR/VR Workshop

Haptic Biofeedback for Myoelectric Prosthesis Training

Recent efforts to integrate sensory feedback into upper limb prostheses have focused on substituting exteroceptive sensations like touch and texture. However, little has been done to address the idea that feedback and control of a prosthesis are exquisitely linked. In fact, the nature of using EMG signals as a controller introduces uncertainty into the system. … More Haptic Biofeedback for Myoelectric Prosthesis Training

MICCAI 2017 Endoscopic Vision Challenge

During September 2017, Intuitive Surgical Inc. conducted four different challenges during the Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Interventions Conference 2017 (MICCAI 2017) held in Ontario, Canada. My labmate Yun-Hsuan Su and I participated in the Robotic Instrument Segmentation Sub-Challenge, a part of the larger Endoscopic Vision Challenge. We were placed 8th amongst all participating teams. We … More MICCAI 2017 Endoscopic Vision Challenge

Pacific Science Center Communication Fellowship

 On 18 November, 2017, I was officially recognized as a Science Communication Fellow at the Pacific Science Center in Seattle. This Portal to the Public project enables me to discuss the benefits of teleoperation, haptics and robotics in the field of surgery with people in the Greater Seattle area. The general public is not aware … More Pacific Science Center Communication Fellowship

Worksop at ACT-W Conference Seattle

On September 23, 2017, I led a workshop during the ACT-W Seattle 2017 Conference on “Introduction to AR/VR Development using Unity3D”. ACT-W is ChickTech’s regional event that recurs annually, where talented women and individuals build skills, grow their community, and accelerate their career path. The conference includes speaking sessions, hands-on workshops, lightning talks and a career … More Worksop at ACT-W Conference Seattle